Appropriation Ordinance 1893

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Appropriation Ordinance 1893
Legislative Council of Hongkong

No. 14 of 1893.

An Ordinance enacted by the Governor of Hongkong, with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, to apply a sum not exceeding Two millions Three hundred and Forty-seven thousand, Four hundred and Eighty-one Dollars to the Public Service of the Year 1894.

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William Robinson,
Governor.


[22nd December, 1893.]

Whereas the expenditure required for the service of this Colony for the year 1894 has been estimated at the sum of Two Millions Three hundred and Forty-seven thousand, Four hundred and Eighty-one Dollars: Be it enacted by the Governor of Hongkong, with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, as follows:—

1. A sum not exceeding Two Millions Three hundred and Forty-seven thousand, Four hundred and Eighty-one Dollars shall be and the same is hereby charged upon the Revenue and other funds of the Colony for the service of the year 1894, and the said sum so charged may be expended as hereinafter specified, that is to say:—

Expenditure. $
Charge on account of Public Debt, 177,026
Pensions, 86,260
Governor and Legislature, 41,339
Colonial Secretary's Department, 35,976
Audit Department, 10,000
Treasury, 24,888
Public Works Department, 89,791
Post Office, 163,646
Registrar General's Department, 24,726
Harbour Master's Department, 60,707
Lighthouses, 15,418
Observatory, 12,752
Stamp Office, 4,318
Botanical and Afforestation Department, 20,950
Legal Departments, 70,538
Ecclesiastical, 2,200
Education, 79,886
Medical Departments, 84,714
Magistracy, 25,172
Police, 235,884
Gaol, 58,024
Fire Brigade, 20,098
Sanitary Department, 62,557
Charitable Allowances, 5,200
Transport, 3,000
Miscellaneous Services, 72,411
Military Expenditure, 332,000
Public Works, Recurrent, 162,500
$1,982,981
Public Works, Extraordinary, viz.:—
Central Market, $99,000
Praya Reclamation, (Government Contribution), 30,000
Slaughter-House, and Sheep and Pig Depôts, 30,000
Goal Extension, 40,000
Kowloon New Roads, 5,000
New Streets, Kennedy Town, 3,000
New Water Mains, 5,000
Sewerage of Victoria, 40,000
Water Supply, Kowloon Peninsula, 85,000
Tytam Reservoir, Clear Water Channel, 4,000
Extension, MacDonnell and Austin Roads, Kowloon, 8,000
Kowloon Cattle Depôt, 7,500
Village Water, Drainage, and Sewerage Works, 8,000
364,500
Total, $2,347,481

Passed the Legislative Council of Hongkong, this 21st day of December, 1893.

Arathoon Seth,
Clerk of Councils.

Assented to by His Excellency the Governor, the 22nd day of December, 1893.

G. T. M. OBrien,
Colonial Secretary.

This work is made by an officer of the Hong Kong Government is in the public domain in Hong Kong, because:

  • it was made before 1896; or
  • it was first published commercially within 75 years from the end of its creation year, and 50 years has passed since the end of the calendar year of its first commercial publication.

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